Women's Ceremony and Bush Medicine (Colleen Morton) by Colleen Ngwarraye Morton

Women’s Ceremony and Bush Medicine (Colleen Morton) Orange

The layers of Colleen’s paintings are as detailed and complex as the stories she paints.Colleen’s paintings represent the ceremony that is celebrated by the women in the community, this ceremony involves dance, signing and painting of the body, and here they celebrate their country and their understanding of bush medicine.The use of the bush medicine, the edible seeds that are yellow, black, orange and purple are depicted in many landscape paintings.This painting is about singing to country about bush medicine and where you find bush medicine.